A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from El Indio in Texas. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000d720. Unique identifier: us6000d720. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/01/21 / 2021-01-09 15:25:26 / January 9, 2021 @ 3:25 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 15:25:26 / 3:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -100.3495° West, latitude 28.4843° North, depth = 5 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 29 km (18 miles) from Piedras Negras (c. 150 200 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Eagle Pass (c. 26 200 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Allende (c. 19 600 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Nava (c. 18 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Zaragoza (c. 10 600 pop). Close country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Zaragoza, Crystal City, Allende (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 4 km SW of El Indio, Texas.
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